|Master of Science in Management and Organizational Development (MS-MOD) ||Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Strong emphasis on qualitative side of management:
- Communications skills
- Critical Thinking and problem-based learning
- Managing change
- Organizational effectiveness
- Team building
- Knowledge management
Strong emphasis on quantitative side of management:
- Operations management
- Decision sciences
- Information technology
- Supply chain management
- General Management
|Focus on managing the human resources of the organization.
||Focus on managing the physical/financial resources of the organization.
|Foundation competencies incorporated into required core courses.
||Numerous prerequisites or foundation courses required before entry.
|Courses taught by practitioners with advanced degrees.
||Depending on the college/university, courses are taught by academicians. Many are not practitioners.
|MS-MOD graduates are employed in a variety of positions in private, public, and non-profit organizations which include their own businesses.
||Many MBA graduates have positions in the field of accounting and finance.
|GMAT: Recommended based on low GPA.
Completion time: 26 months.
Completion time: Possible 2-5 years.